Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
(DES)
Catalog #: DES00062316
Occurrence ID (GUID): 5ef0f34b-b6ae-497d-bd59-d778c4b56a14
Taxon: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow) F.M. Knuth
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   23666   
Date: 2009-03-25
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon
Locality: USA, Arizona, Maricopa County, Sierra Estrella Mountains and Wilderness Area, west flank, along jeep trail to Quartz Peak Trailhead, 12S NAD 27, 384114 E, 3673709 N.
33.19785  -112.244
Verbatim Coordinates: 33d 11.871m N; 112d 14.64m W; UTM: 367370938411412 S
Elevation: 463 meters Verbatim Elevation: 1522ft.
Habitat: Desert scrub, loamy upper bajada
Associated Species: Larrea tridentata, Cylindropuntia bigelovii, C. cf. acanthocarpa, Carnegiea gigantea, Ambrosia deltoidea, A. dumosa, Olneya tesota, Cercidium microphyllum, Pleuraphis jamesii, Ferocactus wislizeni, Encelia farinosa, Echinocereus engelmannii.
Description: Common shrub, 1-1/3 m tall x 1-1/3 m wide, one main trunk with many branches, flowers 65(l) x 78(w) mm, 60x78 mm, 58x75 mm, 60x71 mm, outer perianth dark yellow with red-maroon broad midstripe, inner perianth dark glossy yellow with red narrow midstripe, filaments red(-yellow), anthers light yellow, style light cream-yellow, stigma lobes light yellow; this flower color form most common.
Notes: sheet 3 of 3.
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Record ID: 5ef0f34b-b6ae-497d-bd59-d778c4b56a14
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 236662009-03-25
Catalog Number: DES00062316
GUID: 5ef0f34b-b6ae-497d-bd59-d778c4b56a14
Latest Identification: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow) F.M. Knuth


University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium (UCR)
Wendy Hodgson 236662009-03-25
GUID: UCR-BPS-212124
Latest Identification: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow) F.M. Knuth

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 236662009-03-25
Catalog Number: DES00062314
Latest Identification: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow) F.M. Knuth

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 236662009-03-25
Catalog Number: DES00062315
Latest Identification: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow) F.M. Knuth

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